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Resources for Medicare Beneficiaries

Do you need help paying for your Medicare prescription coverage?

There are two main programs that help pay for your Medicare.

1 - Medicare Low Income Subsidy / Extra Help  -  Guidelines

Through the Federal government, Social Security
Pays up to $29.61 towards your Part D plan premium monthly in 2021 (Indiana residents, states may vary)
Reduces the amount of co-oay costs
Reduces annual deductible if applicable
Sign up online here.

2 - Medicare Savings Program

Through the state, FSSA for Indiana
If eligible this program will pay for your Part B monthly premium.
Some people may also be eligible for no Part A or B deductibles or co-insurances. 
You can enroll by doing a state insurance application.  If you have done the Extra Help application, they may have already sent your information to the state for this program unless you told them not to on the application. 
If you need help, call Covering Kids & Families of United Health Services at 574-314-5430.

Read more about the Medicare Savings Program



When will I enter the Coverage Gap / Donut Hole???

Did you miss signing up for a prescription plan and need medications?  Call us to see if you are eligible for a patient assistance program through the manufacturer.  574-314-5422.  

Do you have Silver Sneakers?

Silver Sneakers is a national program to help Seniors and Medicare Recipients stay active.  They will pay for gym memberships at select locations.  

Indiana Health Plan Providers of Silver Sneakers
AARP Medicare Suppliement Insurance Plan
Aetna Medicare
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield